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Hamfest Update

March 21, 2020 – Congratulations to Michael Van Norman, K6VN, for winning the Elecraft K4 raffle! Visit the raffle page for a video of the drawing.

March 19, 2020 – Governor Greg Abbott has issued an executive order to avoid social gatherings in groups of more than 10 people effective 11:59 pm on March 20.

March 18, 2020 – The city of Midland has issued a Disaster Declaration prohibiting all gatherings of 50 persons or more, anywhere in the City of Midland, effective immediately. The Disaster Declaration will be in effect for seven days, with the potential for extension.

March 14, 2020 РDue to the COVID-19 coronavirus scare and the unpredictability of venue management and public officials, we are postponing the St. Patrick’s Day Hamfest and West Texas Section Convention scheduled for March 21, 2020. We are exploring the options to host the event this summer in either June or July. The new date will be announced as soon as it is confirmed.

All pre-registration, registration and extra chance tickets for door prizes will be honored during the rescheduled event as well as table reservations for the swap meet.

The Elecraft K4 raffle drawing will still be held March 21.

We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

For more information please contact David Overton, KF5WDJ, at kf5wdj@kf5wdj.com or marc.w5qgg@gmail.com.